Netflix Cancels Marvel Productions, Are “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher” Next?

Please note: some posts may contain affiliate links which means our team could earn money if you purchase products from our site

Netflix Cancels Marvel Productions, are "Jessica Jones" and "The Punisher" Next?

Netflix Cancels Marvel Productions, are “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher” Next? After the cancellation of Netflix/Marvel Productions such as Luke CageIron Fist, The Defenders, and Daredevil, will Netflix order the cancellation of The Punisher and Jessica Jones?

It came as a real shock when Daredevil was cancelled after previously announcing plans for at least 3 more seasons for the popular Netflix/Marvel Series. Amy Rutberg, who starred in both Daredevil and The Defenders, had reported that executives from Marvel were “very surprised” Netflix had chosen not to continue with the popular Netflix series.

During a conversation Jeph Loeb, head of Marvel Television, told “the television studio will always be beholden to our networks.” Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos backed Loeb’s statement. Sarandos also confirmed that the Netflix/Marvel shows “are for us [Netflix] to cancel.”

Netflix Cancels Marvel Productions, Are "Jessica Jones" and "The Punisher" Next?

Kevin Mayer, the Disney direct-to-consumer and international division chairman as well as the overseer of Disney+, told THR the “very high quality” shows may be resurrected under Disney, potentially on Disney’s New Streaming Service, Disney+. Mayer stated, “We haven’t yet discussed that, but I would say that’s a possibility.”

There has yet to be a formal announcement yet by Netflix about the fate of Jessica Jones and The Punisher, but with the current track record of the other Marvel/Netflix led series, says it is more than likely that the two will not return at the end of their currently scheduled seasons. This is very surprising given that The Punisher just released the highly anticipated Season Two. When asked about his take on the matter lead actor, Jon Bernthal, said he was “at peace with it.” Bernthal went on to say, “But in this business there’s so much we can’t control. Whatever is happening with these shows, these decisions are being made in rooms I’m not invited into and I’m OK with that.”

We have yet to hear what the cast of Jessica Jones thinks about the potential cancellation.

Netflix Cancels Marvel Productions, Are "Jessica Jones" and "The Punisher" Next?

Photo Credit: Television

Are you ready to start planning your next adventure?  I would love to help you! I am a travel planner with Key to the World Travel, the Official Travel Partner of Chip & Company.  Key to the World Travel is an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner.  I specialize in Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, Disney Cruise Line, Adventures By Disney, or Universal Orlando Resort Vacations. I also can book your stay with Sandals or Beaches Resort, Norwegian Cruise Line, and many more fantastic Vacation Destinations. I can help you make your dream vacation come true! You can call or text me at 904-806-3759 or email me at  Feel free to follow me on Facebook or fill out the form below as well. My planning services are FREE with booking! Yes, really FREE!


Let our friends at Destinations to Travel help you book your next Disney Vacation. They are the preferred Travel Agency of Chip and Company and Disney Addicts, and who we use ourselves.

Get started below for your FREE No Obligation Quote.

Book With our friends at Destinations to Travel

MM slash DD slash YYYY
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

For the BEST in Disney, Universal, Dollywood, and SeaWorld Theme Park News, Entertainment, Merchandise & More follow us on, Facebook, Instagram, and Youtube. Don't forget to check out the Chip and Company Radio Network too!

Written by:

3,093 Posts

Kaitlyn is a writer, painter, and artist based just north of Baltimore, Maryland. She is a previous participant in the Disney College Program and has years of experience with Walt Disney World Parks and Resorts and with Universal Orlando Resort. Her and her big 'Ohana are frequent visitors to the parks and resorts and she is always up for another trip to visit her favorite castles! Kaitlyn is the News & Entertainment Writer for Chip and Company and is passionate about writing and storytelling.
View All Posts
Follow Me :